Pasadena, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) is pleased to announce Dr. Richard G. Brassard, DC, FICC, as President Emeritus. The Board of Regents met on July 19, 2014 during the TCC Annual Convention in Galveston Texas where they voted unanimously to grant President Emeritus status to Dr. Brassard.
Dr. Brassard began his relationship with TCC in July of 1985 when he was first appointed to the TCC Board of Regents. He held this initial appointment until 1991 and then was reappointed in July 1995. In 1997, Dr. Brassard was elected to the position of Vice Chairman and then elected as Chairman in 1999. On January 1, 2002, the board appointed him as president-elect of TCC and he took the mantel of president on January 1, 2004, a position he held for 10 years before retiring.
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) announced Dr. Brad McKechnie, D.C., DACAN as the College’s Interim President effective Monday, April 14, 2014.
Dr. McKechnie’s appointment comes on the heels of an announcement by Dr. R. Fred Zuker, Ph.D. that he would step down as the College’s interim president for health reasons, a position he held for seven months.
As Interim President, Dr. McKechnie will oversee the day-to-day operations of the College. After graduating from TCC in 1985, he served as a faculty member from 1986 to 1996 including various administrative roles as the Dean of Postgraduate Studies and Dean of External Affairs.
“I am excited to be a part of TCC’s future,” said Dr. McKechnie. “Texas Chiropractic College has some of the best students, staff and faculty in chiropractic education and I look forward to working with them every day.”
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) renewed an articulation agreement with Lee College Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 to ensure students can continue to easily enroll in the TCC Doctor of Chiropractic program. Presidents from both institutions met at the Lee College campus to re-sign the agreement, which was initially endorsed in fall 2010. The arrangement allows Lee students who earn 90 undergraduate credit hours, maintain a minimum grade point average in specific science prerequisites and meet TCC requirements to automatically qualify for admission.
The practical, hands-on experience students enjoy at Texas Chiropractic College is part of what has distinguished us for more than 100 years. At the heart of this experiential learning mission is the exceptional resources offered at the Moody Health Center.
In addition to five attending Doctors of Chiropractic, MHC also houses the practice of a Medical Doctor specializing in internal medicine and pediatrics, who also interacts regularly with TCC’s student doctors.
The Moody Health Center is an outpatient care facility on the TCC campus that provides patients with their choice of complementary therapies in conjunction with traditional primary care, offering a new approach to both acute and chronic health conditions. The Center is designed to provide care for more than 600 patients per day in such areas as:
As a teaching Center, MHC offers students state-of-the-art resources and technology, as well as an effective integration of traditional and non-traditional approaches to practice. Every TCC student takes advantage of the Moody Health Center through the clinical internship, and gains invaluable exposure to:
Moody Health Center
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